Hip ProtectionFor patients, families and healthcare professionals
The Delloch Hip protection system provides effectiveprotection for people whilst enabling ourcustomers to retain their independence and i h i i d d d ymobility.Our designs respond to your requirements and ensure that mostimportantly you are safe and comfortable.
Early on we worked out that not manyp ppeople like wearing hip p g p protectors. So westopped to ask why?
The problems✘ Non-conformance✘ Not comfortable✘ Undergarments poor textiles and style✘ F il Failure i use due to poor design and a in d t d i d lack of testing g✘ Most did not conform to the body
What we did in response✔ Undertook extensive research on body type and shape✔ Aligned with the best authority (IHPRG)✔ Tested, t t d then tested T t d tested, th t t d again i✔ Designed for people, and tested with them people✔ Externally verified our results
The Delloch Hip Protection System✔ Protection to fit your body✔ Highest level of attenuation✔ Positioned in the right place for each person✔ Two T o different levels of protection & comfort le els✔ Easy wear & care y✔ Tested by external experts
Your not flat✔ Our protectors have been bio medically bio-medically designed to fit your body.✔ Our curvature was derived off a wide range of anthropometric data.
Bio Mechanics Bio-Mechanics✔ Trochanter position & size maximum variation✔ Thigh circumference 10th to 90th percentile til
Delloch System✔ HipFit Plus Pad✔ HipFit Active Pad✔ Classics Hips undergarments
HipFit Plus✔ Engineered Polymer Shield✔ Shock Absorbing Layer✔ Variable positioning for your hip bone✔ Lightweight✔ C Comfort Curved P d f tC d Pad✔ Uni-sided Pad for Both Hips✔ Compatible with all Undergarments
HipFit Active✔ Thermoformed Foam Shield✔ Variable positioning for your Hip Bone✔ Ultra Lightweight✔ High Level of Protection✔ Comfort Curved pad✔ Uni-sided for both Hips✔ Compatible with all Undergarments
Classic Hips - Female✔ High Waist✔ Short Leg✔ Soft Waistband with bow detailing✔ Added stretch✔ Flat internal seams✔ 100% cotton gusset tt t
Classic Hips - Male✔ High waist✔ Short leg✔ Covered Soft Waistband for added comfort✔ Added Stretch✔ Flat internal seams✔ Fl Fly
Proven to Perform✔ Highest known levels of attenuation✔ Best off axis under test conditions✔ Materials selected for their resilience & attenuation ability.
Comfort & Conformance✔ An objective ethics approved study trial is being conducted through the New g g Zealand Assistive Technology Unit.✔ Th These results will h l further improve our lt ill help f th i devices comfort.
About Delloch✔ The idea was borne in 2006✔ From Sean experience in the ambulance service✔ E Experimented with ideas & solutions i d i h id l i✔ Catalyzed into a company with an innovative y p y approach in 2011✔ Paramedic Textiles, Apparel Design & Paramedic, Textiles Apparel, Engineering, Operations and International Business. Business
Result✔ A uniquely curved shield derived from anthropometric research p✔ The ability to vary the position of the shield t fit di tl over th t h t hi ld to directly the trochanter